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Energy Education for Grades 4-5

Posted 04/22/21 by Monique B

According to a recent estimate, more than half of the electricity used in the U.S. in 2020 was generated through fossil fuels, or non-renewable energy sources. Find out more about fossil fuels and their effects on the environment and health, and learn about cleaner, renewable energy sources.

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Fossil Fuels

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Fossil Fuels and Biofuels

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Endangered Energy: Investigating the Scarcity of Fossil Fuels

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Finding Out About Coal, Oil and Natural Gas

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Renewable Energy: Discover the Fuel of the Future with 20 Projects

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Finding Out About Nuclear Energy

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Water and Geothermal Energy

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Biomass: Fueling Change

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Onion Juice, Poop and Other Surprising Sources of Alternative Energy

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How Renewable Energy Works

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Renewable Energy

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